over-carry

over-carry - Airlifted mail carried beyond the point of scheduled dispatch.

Glossary of postal terms. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • carry-over — ˈcarry ˌover noun [singular] 1. ACCOUNTING an amount of money earned in a particular year that is still available to be spent the following year: carry over from/​to • The £20 million included a £7 million carry over from last year s budget. 2.… …   Financial and business terms

  • carry — car|ry1 W1S1 [ˈkæri] v past tense and past participle carried present participle carrying third person singular carries ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(lift and take)¦ 2¦(vehicle/ship/plane)¦ 3¦(pipe/wire etc)¦ 4¦(move something)¦ 5¦(have with you)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Carry Me Back to Old Virginny — Infobox Song Name = Carry Me Back to Old Virginny Border = Caption = Type = Artist = alt Artist = Album = Published = Released = track no = Recorded = Genre = Language = Length = Writer = Composer = Label = Producer = Tracks = prev = prev no =… …   Wikipedia

  • carry on — Synonyms and related words: abide, act up, antic, assault, attack, barbarize, batter, be enthusiastic, be livid, be patient, be pissed, be responsible for, bear with composure, behave ill, bide, bluster, boil, browned off, brutalize, bubble over …   Moby Thesaurus

  • carry — [[t]kæ̱ri[/t]] ♦ carries, carrying, carried 1) VERB If you carry something, you take it with you, holding it so that it does not touch the ground. [V n] He was carrying a briefcase... [V n prep/adv] He carried the plate through to the dining room …   English dictionary

  • carry — Synonyms and related words: accept, accomplish, acquit, act, act up, adopt, affiliate, afford support, air express, airfreight, airlift, announce, approve, asportation, attend, back, back up, balance, balance the books, be gravid, be in, be… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • carry-over — carry .over n [singular] 1.) something you do, or something that happens now, that is the result of a situation that existed in the past carry over from ▪ Some of the problems schools are facing are a carry over from the previous government s… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • carry over — {v.} 1. To save for another time. * /The store had some bathing suits it had carried over from last year./ * /What you learn in school should carry over into adult life./ 2. To transfer (as a figure) from one column, page, or book to another. *… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • carry over — {v.} 1. To save for another time. * /The store had some bathing suits it had carried over from last year./ * /What you learn in school should carry over into adult life./ 2. To transfer (as a figure) from one column, page, or book to another. *… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Carry over cooking — refers to the phenomenon that food retains heat and continues to cook after being removed from a source of heat. The larger and denser the object being heated, the greater the degree of carry over cooking. After being removed from the oven the… …   Wikipedia

  • Over the Edge (1999) — Promotional poster featuring The Undertaker Information Promotion World Wrestling Federation …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.